revitalize

verb re·vi·tal·ize \ (ˌ)rē-ˈvī-tə-ˌlīz \

Definition of revitalize

revitalized; revitalizing
transitive verb
:to give new life or vigor to

revitalization

play \(ˌ)rē-ˌvī-tə-lə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

Examples of revitalize in a Sentence

  1. The mayor hopes to revitalize the city.

  2. a new cream that claims to revitalize sun-damaged skin

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First Known Use of revitalize

1848


REVITALIZE Defined for English Language Learners

revitalize

verb

Definition of revitalize for English Language Learners

  • : to make (someone or something) active, healthy, or energetic again


Medical Dictionary

revitalize

transitive verb re·vi·tal·ize
variants: also British revitalise play \(ˈ)rē-ˈvīt-ᵊl-ˌīz\

medical Definition of revitalize

revitalized also British revitalised; revitalizing also British revitalising
:to impart new life or vigor to :restore to an active or fresh condition

revitalization

also British revitalisation play \(ˌ)rē-ˌvīt-ᵊl-ə-ˈzā-shən\ noun


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